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Aadhar, PAN Must from July 1, 2017 with One Rider

The Supreme Court in its judgement has upheld Section 139AA of the Income Tax Act,1961 as constitutionally valid which required quoting of the Aadhaar number in applying for PAN as well as for filing of income tax returns. The Court also held that the “Parliament was fully competent to enact Section 139AA of the Act and its authority to make ...

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Panel Orders 3000 Cusecs of Cauvery Water Release Till Sept. 30

The Cauvery monitoring panel on Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2016, ordered Karnataka government to release 3,000 cusecs of water from Cauvery daily until Sept. 30. Last time, the supreme court asked Karnataka government to release 12,000 cusecs until Sept. 20 but with today’s order, the quantum will be higher at 30,000 cusecs. The Cauvery supervisory committee has been releasing water at the ...

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Google Search trends June 19-25 centre around US Court ruling on same-sex marrriages

From eagerly-awaited U.S. Supreme Court rulings, to the ongoing debate over the Confederate flag, the week from June 19 to June 26 was dominated by the court verdict that drove huge traffic on the verdict, which was historic and afffects all the 50 states of the US. Other search trends are: #LoveWins Whether the query was “marriage equality,” “fourteenth amendment,” ...

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 SC verdict on government ads to go long way to curb personality cult

  In a landmark judgment, the Supreme Court has prohibited government advertisements with ministers and other politicl leaders, indirectly promoting them that leads to promotion of a personality cult. The apex court, however, permitted the use of photographs of the president, prime minister, Chief Justice of India and departed leaders, and of course, Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi. The ...

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